Land Forces

MBDA’s MMP MISSILE ENDORSED BY EUROPEAN UNION

EU Defence ministers have endorsed on 19 November the EU BLOS (Beyond Line Of Sight) project amongst a list of 17 defence projects aiming at being implemented in the frame of Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO). Proposed by France and supported by Belgium and Cyprus, the EU BLOS project is the …

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Next-Generation Polaris® DAGOR® Evolves with Mission Requirements

Polaris Government and Defense is evolving its squad-ready DAGOR® off-road vehicle with the introduction of the DAGOR® A1. The DAGOR® A1 provides improved performance and capabilities with better mobility and operator functionality for customers which already include U.S. Special Forces, the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, Canadian Special Operations Forces …

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Survival wizards launch novel body armour

A novel flame resistant and quick drying plate carrier designed for Marine Special Forces called the ‘Kastell Pro Aqua’ has been launched by personal survival and protective equipment experts BCB International Ltd. Over its 164 year history, UK based BCB International Ltd have brought to market pioneering equipment including ballistic …

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Spanish Military Evaluating DroneGun MKII

DroneShield announced that several Spanish military and law enforcement departments, including Guardia Civil and Policia National have scheduled an evaluation of DroneGun MKII for October. These evaluations are understood to be part of the Spanish governmental procurement process. DroneGun MKII was released earlier during September, and displayed at the recent Defence …

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Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman Complete Initial Integration for U.S. Army’s Modular Active Protection System

ORLANDO, Fla., March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) recently completed initial integration for the U.S. Army’s Modular Active Protection System (MAPS) soft-kill demonstrator. Under TARDEC soft-kill demonstrator contracts awarded in 2015, Lockheed …

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